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Kingsbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places, for example in northwest London (formerly Middlesex), Somerset, and Warwickshire. These are mostly named in Old English as cyninges burh ‘the king’s stronghold’, but the last mentioned is Cynesburh ‘stronghold of Cyne’. Cyne is a short form of any of various compound names with cyne- ‘royal’ as the first element.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kingsford, Kingsmore, Kingsland, Kingston, Kingsley, Pillsbury

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Kingsbury Family Origin

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Kingsbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Going To School

    15%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kingsbury. A less common occupation for the Kingsbury family was Labourer. The most common Kingsbury occupation in Canada was Farmer. 59% of Kingsbury's were Farmers.

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Kingsbury Life Expectancy

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